Opengear Enters Indian Market
Opengear (www.opengear.com) a leading provider of next-generation console server and KVM over IP solutions, today announced its entry into the Indian market with 20North.com as its partner for distribution. The company’s comprehensive range of open source, console server products including its newly launched ACM5000 advanced console server solutions, will now be just a click away at 20North.com (http://www.20north.com) and easily accessible to Indian enterprises.
The Indian foray has come at a time the Infrastructure Management services industry is moving towards a remote delivery model that allows for remote management of computer servers, networks and databases due to its significant cost savings. 20North.com is one a portal that hosts some of the biggest and trusted US retailers keen to sell their products and services in India.
Announcing the India entry, Tony Merenda, Director and Vice-president Engineering, Opengear, said, “The open source market in India is definitely on the growth curve with Indian enterprises warming upto the concept, which portends well for us. Aiding this further is the scorching growth of the remote infrastructure management services market. The timing is right and in 20North we’ve a partner who will shorten our time to market and make our products easily accessible to interested enterprises.”
Jawad Ayaz, Managing Director, 20North.com, said, “We are excited to partner a technology leader such as Opengear and are confident that our customers from the enterprise market will find the easy availability of Opengear’s extensive range of products of high value. With turnkey fulfillment from US to India and with our in-country purchase support and payment collection services, we hope to support Opengear’s rapid growth in the Indian market.”
20North.com (http://www.20north.com) provides a simple, effective way for US product suppliers to sell into the fast growing Indian market without making any in-country investment in terms of people or infrastructure and without taking any currency or payment risk. US supplier catalogs are processed through 20North.com’s rating engine in real time and Indian buyers see products priced in Indian rupees, inclusive of all import duties shipping costs. Turnkey fulfillment from the US product supplier’s ramp to the doorstep in India, including customs clearance, last mile delivery and reverse logistics is handled by 20North.comView all Press Releases
Opengear delivers secure, resilient access and automation to critical IT infrastructure, even when the network is down. Provisioning, orchestration and remote management of network devices, through innovative software and appliances, enables technical staff to manage their data centers and remote network locations reliably and efficiently. Opengear’s business continuity solutions are trusted by global organizations across financial, digital communications, retail and manufacturing industries. The company is headquartered in New Jersey, with R&D centers in Silicon Valley and Brisbane, Australia. For more information please visit www.opengear.com.